Consultant/Senior Consultant – Construction Claims Quantity Surveyor
We have an excellent opportunity for one of the world’s leading providers of advisory, consulting and expert services for the construction, manufacturing, process and technology industries.
They are looking for a Consultant/Senior Consultant Construction Claims Quantity Surveyor to join their team based in South Manchester.
The Consultant/Senior Consultant Construction Claims Quantity Surveyor Role:
As a Construction Claims Consultant, you will be responsible for providing Construction Clients with effective and accurate contractual and claims advice in respect of all types of construction contract problems and disputes, providing commercial solutions and managing Client expectations.
You will already be a commercial expert in your field and comfortable in leading and representing Clients in legal or ADR proceedings including prosecuting and defending adjudications and acting as an Expert Quantity Surveyor compliant with CPR.
The role is dynamic in that you will be expected to serve the Employer, Contractors and Sub-Contractors and you will be very experienced in the procurement and management of construction contracting. The role will require an individual that has exceptional forensic examination and analysis skills in matters of delay analysis and quantum evaluation, that when completed are put into a cogent report or argument that sets out the facts and the law, which can be presented as a formal legal position on behalf of the Client moving the matter forward to a negotiated settlement or proceedings.
The Consultant/Senior Consultant – Construction Claims Quantity Surveyor
” BSc (Hons) in Quantity Surveying (or similar, a 2:1 or higher preferred)
” A Member of The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (preferred, assistance to qualification can be provided within the firm)
” Ideally possess a Construction Law related legal qualification such as a degree or adjudication or arbitration course (CIArb, RICS or other)
” Minimum 5-10 years of major infrastructure project experience ideally with a contractor or sub-contractor
” Extensive knowledge of the main standard forms of contract including JCT and NEC
” Must be able to demonstrate the necessary experience and expertise in producing delay & disruption claims
” Experience of dispute avoidance and resolution including adjudication
” Competitive Salary and Benefits package on offer
” Car Allowance
” Unrivalled Training & Support
” The Opportunity to work with an industry leading Consultancy on some of the most impressive projects in the market
” Private Healthcare
If this is an opportunity of interest, or if you have any queries, please feel free to give Sebastian a call for a confidential discussion on 07747534475. Alternatively, if you’re not looking but know of someone who is, please do let me know as we pay referral fees for successful recommendations. If you prefer you can also drop me an email on Sebastian.firstname.lastname@example.org.